Pages tagged "Author Myeisha Boyd"


Millennial poll shows strong support for third party

Posted on What's New by Myeisha Boyd on December 05, 2017
Millennial poll shows strong support for third party

A recent NBC News/GenForward at the University of Chicago poll found that 71 percent of millennials believe both the Democratic and Republican parties are doing a poor job representing the American people, and 65 percent think the country is on the wrong track.

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Blame our voting rules, not social media

Posted on Quick News by Myeisha Boyd on November 28, 2017
Blame our voting rules, not social media

FairVote's Rob Richie argues blaming social media for the nation's broken politics is just shooting the messenger

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What’s happening in Democracy today: November roundup

Posted on What's New by Myeisha Boyd on November 21, 2017
What’s happening in Democracy today: November roundup

Read what's happening in democracy this month around #RankedChoiceVoting, FairVote's 2018 Monopoly Politics Report, and the #FairRepAct

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Minnesota municipal elections show positive outcomes with ranked choice voting

Posted on What's New by Myeisha Boyd on November 17, 2017
Minnesota municipal elections show positive outcomes with ranked choice voting

On November 7, cities that used ranked choice voting (RCV) in Minnesota reported positive feedback on the role RCV played in the election.

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Thirty-eight proposals for repairing “our badly broken civic life”

Posted on What's New by Myeisha Boyd on November 03, 2017
Thirty-eight proposals for repairing “our badly broken civic life”

People are realizing now more than ever that fixing American democracy begins with how politicians are elected into office. The division displayed in our politics today shows the need for reforms that would change politics for the better, including how we elect representatives into office in the first place.

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What’s Happening in Democracy Today (10-30-17 Edition)

Posted on What's New by Myeisha Boyd on October 30, 2017
What’s Happening in Democracy Today (10-30-17 Edition)

Daily News Roundup: stay updated on what's happening in the news to improve democracy. #rankedchoicevoting

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What’s Happening in Democracy Today (10-24-17 Edition)

Posted on What's New by Myeisha Boyd on October 24, 2017
What’s Happening in Democracy Today (10-24-17 Edition)

Daily News Roundup: stay updated on what's happening in the news to improve our democracy. #rankedchoicevoting

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What’s Happening in Democracy Today (10-23-17 Edition)

Posted on What's New by Myeisha Boyd on October 23, 2017
What’s Happening in Democracy Today (10-23-17 Edition)

Daily News Roundup: stay updated on what's happening in the news to improve our democracy. #rankedchoicevoting

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What’s Happening in Democracy Today (10-12-17 Edition)

Posted on What's New by Myeisha Boyd on October 12, 2017
What’s Happening in Democracy Today (10-12-17 Edition)

FairVote compiled articles about ranked choice voting to keep you up-to-date on the latest.

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Fayetteville Mayoral Race will Head to a Runoff

Posted on Quick News by Myeisha Boyd on October 12, 2017
Fayetteville Mayoral Race will Head to a Runoff

Fayetteville, North Carolina held its mayoral primary election last week. Ranked Choice Voting would have given voters more choices and saved taxpayers money.

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